Mahindra XUV 500 versus Mahindra Ssangyong Rexton Interiors and Engine specifications comparison

Mahindra XUV 500 has been here for quite some time now and has attracted lots of attention with its unique looks and great performance. The Mahindra Ssangyong Rexton was launched recently. Mahindra has collaborated with the Ssangyong motors and launched the brand new Rexton recently. Both these SUV are string and powerful and has great looking exteriors along with interiors. Everybody wants some amount of space and all the luxury in an SUV. The XUV 500 and the Rexton 500m provides exactly all those things. Let’s get to know these SUVs in details.


Mahindra XUV 500 has great looking interiors it comfortable seating positions for seven people, there are seats for two at the front and three in the middle row and also two at the rear. The passenger side bench type seat is foldable at the middle row. The two seats which are placed at the last row are foldable and the space created can be used as a boot space.  The dashboard has a long central console that grabs anyone’s attention when someone enters the SUV. The central console has a 6-inch touch screen monochrome/color display besides the audio controls and the AC controls which are there below it.  There are four AC vents on the front dashboard, two on the sides of the central console and one each on both the sides. The steering wheel of the Mahindra XUV 500 has a sporty looks along with functionality, it has audio function controls on the steering wheel itself .It has cruise control buttons in the dash also. The seats are very comfortable and looks like that this SUV is a premium class SUV. There is enough space for leg and head room inside the SUV. The interior have a fabric and also leather accessories depending on the variants.


Mahindra Ssangyong Rexton has also a very up market spacious and one can get a very good outside view from the inside because Rexton has a spacious interiors. The interiors have a dual combination color of beige and black which looks classy and up market, it also has some metal grain accents which adds up to the class. The seating arrangement inside the Rexton is also very comfortable and lavish the seats are well cushioned and soft, one can feel that he or she is seating in their own drawing room. The seats are covered in premium quality leather upholstery too. The dashboard has a descent quality music system and a powerful AC too.

XUV 500 is powered by a 2179cc MHawk diesel engine that generates 140 bhp of maximum power and 330 Nm of maximum Torque. The other variant has a 2.2L engine that generates 140 Bhp (103kW) at 3750 rpm and 330 Nm of Torque at 1600-2800 rpm. Mahindra Ssangyong Rexton is powered by a 2.7 litre of turbocharged engine which generates 165BHP at the rate of 4000rpm and 34.6kgm of Torque at the rate of 1800 to 3250rpm.